Texas-Arlington 91, Lamar 82

LaMarcus Reed scored 25 points and Texas-Arlington beat Lamar

91-82 on Saturday.

Reed made four of his six 3-point attempts and was 8 for 12

overall, and grabbed eight rebounds for the Mavericks (11-5, 4-0),

off to their best start in the Southland Conference.

Kevin Butler scored 19 points and Bo Ingram added 12 as

Texas-Arlington led all the way. The Mavericks scored the first

eight points – including two free throws by Reed after a pre-game

technical assessed to Lamar for dunking during warm-ups – and led

45-36 at halftime.

Mike James matched Reed with 25 points, and Devon Lamb had 18

points and 10 rebounds for the Cardinals (11-7, 2-2). Charlie

Harper scored 12 points and Anthony Miles added 11 for Lamar, which

couldn’t come any closer than seven points in the second half.